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Literature at Lunchtime - Jane Eyre
with Dr Jane Mackay
Tues 15 January at 12:30 pm
Stamford Arts Centre
Charlotte Brontë’s ‘Jane Eyre’
A timeless classic for the start of our new year, to tune in with the production of a play of the novel in the theatre on 25 Jan. The Gothic elements...the ‘madwoman in the attic’… still thrill us as we follow Jane’s progress from neglected orphan to her final union with the dramatic Rochester.
2.30pm: Jane Eyre (PG) UK 2011- Re-visit this brooding film version starring Mia Wasikowska and Michael Fassbender. Film ticket £5 (£4.50 Artscene members)